Call for candidates for the executive committee 2021

2 seats are available in the Executive Committee from September 2021. Each positiion is for a 3-year period.


Who can apply?

To apply for the seat the candidate should:

  • Be a member of DFSG
  • Register for the DFSG 2021 Virtual Meeting
  • Be present at the online Business Meeting held during the virtual 2021 meeting


How to apply?

To apply for a seat in the Executive Committee, please send the following to the DFSG Secretariat on

  • DFSG candidates form. Download candidates form here
  • Picture of yourself
  • CV
  • A short video (max 3 minutes. Can be recorded with webcam or smart phone). The video should be a short presentation of yourself and motivation why members should vote for you. The video will be available online before the meeting on


Please note that the Business Meeting will take place online. The election will be done by survey to the members registered for the Virtual Meeting. The short presentation video will replace the talk time that candidates usually have at the physical Business Meeting.


Application deadline

Please send your application to

Deadline: 31 August 2021.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact the DFSG Secretariat on or +45 70200305

Dr. Robert Bem, MD, PhD, MHA

Czech Republic, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine Prague

Prof. José Luis Lázaro Martínez. DPM. MSc. PhD. Diabetic Foot Unit.

Spain, University Podiatry Clinic College of Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid

Ketan Dhatariya

Consultant in General Medicine, Diabetes and Endocrinology /  Honorary Professor of Medicine

Dr. Prashanth ‘Prash’ Vas, MBBS, FRCP(UK), MRCP(Diab/Endo), PhD

United Kingdom, Department of Diabetes, Diabetes Foot Clinic, Kings College Hospital

Roberto Da Ros

Chief of diabetic center

Dr. Marco Meloni

Itay, MD, PhD Researcher fellow, diabetic foot unit, University of “Tor Vergata”